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Page 4 Advertisements Column 5, Issue 8056, 5 November 1889
PUBLIC NOTICES. GEORGE JAM,—Ask for, and see that k3 yon get. All Grocers. AS a tonic, diuretic, and an invigorating cordial Wolfe’s Schnapps is highly recommended to the public. PIiCENIX Jams unrivalled for unty and flavor; all grocers. JW. FAUL KN B It, • Cumberland Street, Opposite Bailway Station, Dunedin, Makes and Fixes IRON GRAVE BAILS, aiiy height, rtrength, or pattern; Also, WIRE GRiVJfI RAILINGS, from LI upwards. Both can be fixed with or without Kerbing. Concrete and Stone Kerbing supplied at Lowest Prices. Also, Wire Bordering, Porches, Flower Stands, Garden Seats, Wire Trollir-work for Vinorie?, etc., Wire Netting for Sheep, Pigs, etc. Iron Gates and Front Fencing, Iron Standards, at London Prices. Illustrated Catalogues and Price List, on application, Post Free. IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT! OUR YOUTHS’ DEPARTMENT, ED TED BY MRS FRANCES HODGSON BURNETT. The proprietor has very great pleasure in announcing that he has completed arrangements for introducing an entirely new department into the Saturday Buppl midst. One of the greatest wants of the present age is pure, instructive, aud attractive literature for the young, and in order to supply this, the author of that popular story, ‘Little Lord Fauntlcroy,’ has undertaken to edit a 'Youths’ Department,’ which will appear weekly, occupying several columns of our SATURDAY SUPPLEMENT. PRELIMINARY LIST of CONTRIBUTORS: ALFRED, LORD TENNYSON LORD WOLSELBY BRET HARTE MARGARET DELAND ELIZABETH STUART PHELPS AMELIE RIVES CAPTAIN CHARLES KING FRANCES HODGSON BURNETT. COMPLETE SHORT STORIES will bo a regular feature, one being published each week. They will be written by the most popular living authors. A special feature will bo a series of stories in which each author will incorporate In’s idea of ‘The Ideal Boy’ or ‘The Ideal Gul ‘THE IDEAL BOY’ will be treated in fiction by Edward Everett Halo and Ellen Olney Kirke (author of the story of ‘Margaret Bent ’), and by other famous authors. ‘THE IDEAL GIRL’ will be treated by Harriett Prescott Spoiforth, Sarah Orne Jewett, aud others, Other writers of fiction, including H. H. Boyeien, Clark Rusrell, Mauri o Thompson, Sydney Luska, Joel Chandler Harris, and many other distinguished novelists, will contribute short stories. Among special contributors may be mentioned— ADMIRAL PORTER (two papers).— 1, ‘ Hints to American Boyp.’ 2. ‘Sketdi of the Brilliant Naval Hero, John Paul Jones.’ J. T. TROWBRIDGE, ‘Letters for Young People from Europe.’-Mr Trowbridge has long been known as one of the most brilliant writers for such publications as ‘St. Nicholas’ and the ‘Youths’ Companion.’ He is now in Europe, travelling with his family, and expects to remain there for some years. Ho will write an occasional letter, telling what seems to bo to him of interest to the youth of this Colony, SIR ROBERT BALL, ‘Astronomy for Young People.’—Sir Robert Ball, Astronomer Royal for Ireland, and lecturer for youog people before the Royal Institution of Great Britain, is regarded as one of the most brilliant and interesting writers on astronomical questions He will contribute during the year occasional papers on the I most interesting questions connected with this subject. ANDREW LANG, ‘Re?ding for Boys and Girls,’and other Topics.—Mr Lang is one i of the most brilliant writers on literary ' question". His short articles cannot fail to arouse general interest. HAMO THORNYCROFT, R,A„ ‘How a Statue is Made.’—Mr Thornycroft is probably tho most distinguished living English Sculptor. HUBERT HERKOMER, A.R.A., ‘How a| Portrait is Painted.’ 0. VILLIBRS STANFORD, ‘The Place of Music in National Education,’ ‘The Choice of an Instrument,’—Professor Stanford is perhaps the most eminent English musical composer. He is professor at the Univei sity of Cambridge, MAX MUiLER, on Subjects connected with his Specialty. HELEN GLADSTONE, ‘The History and Aims of Newnham College.’—MUs Gladstone, daughter of the Bight Hon. W. B. Gladstone, is the president of Newnham College, and has Veen identified with tho education of women for a number of years. Although often importuned to write, she has steadily refused till now. JOHN NEWPORT LANGLEY, E.F.S., ‘Experiments in Mesmerising Animals.’ DR WILLIAM HUGGINS, ‘The Use of the Spectroscope in Astronomical Discovery.’— Dr Huggins is the first living authority on spectroscopy, and has some very interesting things to tell, EDMOND GOSSE, ‘Tennyson’s Early Home in Lincolnshire.’ PROFESSOR B. B. LANCASTER, ‘ How to Keep an Aquarium.’ HON. E. J. PHELPS, ‘On the Law as a Fro fossion for Young Men.’ MRS L. HUXLEY, ‘ Humors of a Hen House, i —Mrs Huxley, sister of Mrs Humphrey Ward, and daughter-in-law of tho famous scientist, relates in this short paper her experience in keeping hens. It is a very chaiming and interesting article. OOLONBL A. K. M'CLURP, ‘Personal Anecdotes of Lincoln.’—Colonel M'Clure, the well-known editor of the Philadelphia ‘Times,’ will tell in two or three papers j pome rxtremtlv internating recollections of Lincoln and other public men of that period. .Tames Patton, General A. W, Gieely, General Howard, Octave Than‘t, Professor N. ! S. Shaler, Dr, Lyman Abbott, S. G. W. Benjamin, Dr W. A, Hammond, Daniel 0. Beard, George Parsons Lathorp, C. A. Young, R. H. Thurston, E, S. Holden, and many other dis tinguished writers will contribute. BOYS AND GIRLS, LOOK OUT FOR THE ‘STAR’ SATURDAY SUPPLEMENT. IMPORTANT NOTICE. WHITE DRESSES. WHITE DRESSES. JUST TO HAND a large shipment of WHITE DRESS MATERIALS in Silk, Wool, Cotton, Muslin, and Boxed Robes. These goods are very choice, and fully maintain the reputation we have made for THE BEST VALUE, THE GREATEST VARIETY, THE MOST STYLISH GOODS WHITE DRESSES. WHITE DRESSES. WHITE DRESSES. HERBERT, HAYNES, AND 00. LADIES, GOOD EVENING, GOOD EVENING. BEAUTIFUL Weather for Shopping, Have you seen our Special Goods, just opened this week '! If not, pleaso do so. We have receivtd a choice assortment of Bostock’s well-known make of Boots and Shoes (splendid fitting). Also, the Newest Shade in TERRA COTTA EVENING SHOES, TAN BOOTS AND SHOES (In all sizes). CONTINENTAL BOOT DEPOT, Next Brown, Ewing, and Co.’s, PRINCES STREET. JUST ARBI VBD. DIARIES FOR 1890. Just Opening Out, NEW FISHING TACKLE For Coming Season. J. WILKIE AND CO., 92 Princes street, Dunedin, Lithographers, Printers, Bookbinders, and Manufacturing Stationers. ST. GEORGE JAM. Selected Fruit and Best Sugar, All Grocers, PHCENIX Jams.—Ask your grocer for, and take no other, ASTHMA Cigarettes.—Dr Kennedy Dongles, Instantaneous Belief*
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